Contents: Preface. 1. Introduction. 2. Batting--brief history. 3. The grip. 4. The stance. 5. Front foot defence. 6. Forward defence. 7. Back foot defence. 8. Late cut or back cut. 9. Back lift. 10. Taking guard or block. 11. Drives played in batting. 12. The pull. 13. Square cut. 14. Leg glance. 15. Batting rules.
"The present book entitled How to Coach Batting deals with all aspects of batting, viz., historical background, skills and techniques and rules. The texts are arranged in a lucid form and being written in simple colloquial English.
In this way, the present book has wide scope for the new aspirant cricketers especially batsmen who wish to develop and sharpen their batting skills, students and teachers of physical education and sports etc." (jacket)